Posted at 10:22 am , on September 28, 2018
If you have money to invest but is relatively new to the investment world, seeking out a fund manager is a good idea. However, it’s difficult to ascertain whether it’s safe to entrust your money to someone you barely know. Even if the person is recommended by a peer, there’s no proof of competence until the fund manager actually delivers.
Posted at 5:11 pm , on September 26, 2018
It has been recommended numerous times by successful investors that, if we want to become wealthier, we need to take risk. Either that or winning the lottery, marrying someone rich or being lucky enough to inherit a large sum – which would probably have arisen as a result of a successful investment strategy with exposure to market risk.
Posted at 5:09 pm , on September 25, 2018
If you talk with an experienced financial advisor, they will undoubtedly be able to relay stories about current and perhaps former clients whose behaviour was detrimental to their own financial health and well-being.
Posted at 10:41 am , on September 25, 2018
Investing without an investment plan is like driving in a strange city with no maps of GPS. As other drivers zip pas onto their destinations, you’re left behind with no idea how to get where you want to be. “Nothing is worse than reaching a certain age and realising you’re below where you’d hoped you’d be (financially), says Kevin Cooper, head of investment research at AMG Funds. That often comes back to not having an investment strategy.
Posted at 2:01 pm , on September 24, 2018
Moving to a new country is tough. It often means needing to find new friends, working in a new environment, and settling into a totally new way of life.
Posted at 2:56 pm , on September 14, 2018
Discussing—and justifying—the fees that a financial advisor charges can be one of the most difficult discussions that advisors must dealt with their clients. This is because advisors often fail to draw clear connections between the fees that they charge and the real value of the services that they offer.
Posted at 11:01 am , on September 14, 2018
Turkey’s currency has been in free fall in recent months. Just about a year ago, you could purchase the U.S. dollar for approximately 3.5 lire. Today, you will have to pay almost double that amount for the same privilege.
Posted at 11:04 am , on September 13, 2018
Two predatory animals roam the concrete jungle. You can find them, among all places, on the global stock exchanges. They are the creatures of habit that thrive on opposing scenarios in the exciting world of the stock market. The bull and the bear symbolise the group of investors. It also describes the market sentiment.
Posted at 1:53 pm , on September 12, 2018
According to a survey conducted by Bankrate, 30% of Millennials say that cash is their preferred long- term investment. Why is this? Some may say that it is intimidating and overwhelming to decide what to invest in. Not wanting to make a potentially costly mistake, it may seem easier to stand on the sidelines.
Posted at 3:44 pm , on September 6, 2018
Financial advisors today have a myriad of challenges facing them in their daily practices. They must wear many hats, including those of asset manager, financial planner, psychologist and marketer in order to succeed in this industry. And while most advisors can juggle all these roles well, there are always one or two roles that most struggle to play.